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in 2008 that claimed the lives of 166 people. india's home minister said the timing of today's blasted pointed to a terrorist attack. >> the blasts occurred about 6:45 p.m. within minutes of each other. therefore, we infer that this was a coordinated attack by terrorists. >> reporter: mumbai has been on edge since the november 2008 siege. last march, police said they prevented a major terror attack aimed at hitting several targets in the city. the state's chief minister called today's bombings another attack on the heart of india. kurt gregory, nbc news. >>> some thunderstorms rolled through the area today. they came hard and they came fast. a tree was knocked down on to a car in southeast washington. it happened about 3:30 this afternoon on massachusetts avenue. witnesses say it was a miracle that the woman driving that car wasn't injured. doug is up in the weather center now with what we can expect to come. doug? >> right now, jim, those storms are making their way well south and east of our area and continue to move south and east. still a few showers and storms left over. but somet
of that triple bombing in mumbai, india yesterday. the bombs went off within several minutes of each other during the evening rush hour. 17 people were killed, at least 131 were injured. it was the worst attack in mumbai since the siege that killed 166 people there back in 2008. pakistani militants were behind the earlier attack. there is no indication, though, that they had any role in the bombings yesterday. government leaders in india say right now it's not clear just who was responsible. >>> police in prince george's county arrested two men in the murder of a local businessman. 44-year-old david williams was found shot to death yesterday inside his bowie home. today police arrested john haston and craig brooks in connection with that death. investigators believe the two men were posing as pepco workers when they went to williams' home. police say this was not a random crime. >> we do know that mr. williams is a local business owner here in the county. and we believe that he was targeted, because he was a business owner. maybe the suspects believed that he had funds inside the home. so therefo
, the unaccredited, for-profit private school is well-known overseas, especially in india, as a place to obtain a student visa and study in the united states. we're told that the university of northern virginia has thousands of students at three locations in northern virginia. now, posted on the door of the location is a notice that says per i.c.e., the school's certification is being investigated to see whether it's conforming to federal regulations for the administration of student visas. now, we talked with a student who says he is very surprised by the law enforcement presence here. >> lots of students are coming from india to get the visa on u.s. embassy, on the base of uva. >> reporter: you're going to school. >> yes, we attend regular classes in a week, and i attend the exams and all of the things. i don't know what is the problem. >> reporter: now, this investigation does not mean the school is closed. it does not mean the students can't come here and attend classes. what it means is that the way the university of northern virginia administers these all-important student visas to foreig
in status. >> reporter: the raid is big news in india, where most of unva's 2,000 students come from. an indian advocacy group based in d.c. came on campus to investigate. >> students are scared, not only students. there are at least a lot of parents back home crying and calling us, because they sent their kids here for their dreams. >> reporter: as students and their advocates continue to ask questions, classes appear to be going on as normal. while federal immigration agents were mum on what they were looking for, the school's chancellor provided a few clues about the raid. >> the warrants included many items, such as computer hardware equipment and paper documentation, which were all subsequently taken into government control. we were told they would be returned early next week after they were copied. >> reporter: the university of northern virginia was founded in 1998. jane watrel, news4. >> unva has 30 days to show that it's complying with federal regulations for administering student visas. >>> coming up tonight, a report on some metro bruce drivers who broke the rules and got
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